On This Day

What Happened on August 11, 1932

Famous Birthdays

  • Angela Rumbold, British politician (C), born in Bristol (d. 2010)
  • Eric Varley, British politician and cabinet minister, born in Poolsbrook, Derbyshire (d. 2008)
  • Fernando Arrabal, Spanish song/romance writer (Baal Babilonia)
  • Geoffrey Cass, CEO (Cambridge U Press)
  • Israel Asper, Canadian tax lawyer (d. 2003)
  • John Gorrie, English director
  • Sam McCluskie, trade unionist
  • Wilson "Papa" Godett, Curacaos worker's union leader/boxer
1932 Highlights

About August 11, 1932

Day of the Week: Thursday
How Long Ago? 89 years, 2 months and 7 days
Leap Year: Yes

Generation: Silent Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Monkey
Star Sign: Leo